Statutory guidance on entrusting decision making to carers of looked-after children.
This content has been incorporated into ‘Children Act 1989: care planning, placement and case review ‘ (volume 2). You can find more information about foster carers in ‘Children Act 1989: fostering services’ (volume 4).
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This statutory guidance is for local authorities and includes:
It is also relevant to providers of services to looked-after children, including:
This guidance provided replaces paragraphs:
A consolidated version of the ‘Children Act 1989: care planning, placement and case review’ will be published in autumn 2014. This guidance will form part of that consolidated guidance.
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